• Tracy Lynn May, 45, Ephrata native, Groff Transportation driver, Seahawks fan

    Tracy Lynn May, 45, of Lititz, passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, at her residence. She was born in Ephrata to the late John R. Kepner, and Alverta M. (Sheaffer) Kepner of Lititz. She had attended the...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • Harry Steffy, 95, WWII vet, Adamstown Borough worker, Adamstown Lions Club president

    Harry Steffy, 95, formerly of Ephrata, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, at Remington House in Conyers, Ga. Harry was born in Reinholds, the son of the late Elam and Laura (Kochel) Steffy. He and his wife...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • Nora M. Weaver, 88, Re-Uzit and MCC volunteer, Alive Church member, avid quilter

    Nora M. Weaver, 88, formerly of Ephrata, entered into Jesus’ arms peacefully Friday night, Jan. 22, 2016, at Landis Homes Retirement Community. Nora was born June 10, 1927, in East Earl, to the late Landis L. and...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • Deaths of Local Interest – Jan. 27, 2016

    Ruby H. Evans, 91, formerly of New Holland, passed away Jan. 16 at Fairmount Home, Ephrata. Ruby was a graduate of New Holland High School, Class of 1942. She also earned a registered nurse diploma from the...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • Miller, Glick will marry

    Alma Esperanza Miller, of Akron, and David Ivan Glick, of Ephrata, recently announced their engagement. Alma is the daughter of Edwin and Susan Miller, Akron. David is the son of Kenton and Joy Glick, Ephrata. An Oct....

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • Sipe, McDermott to wed

    Robert and Beth Sipe, of Ephrata, announce the engagement of their daughter, Leah Sipe, to Brian McDermott, the son of Mike and Maureen McDermott of Bryn Mawr. Leah is a 2008 graduate of Ephrata High School, and...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • Births – Reported Jan. 27, 2016

    BECK, David L. and Elizabeth W. (Scarff), Schaefferstown, a daughter, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Jan. 18. BLANK, Jake R. and Ruth Ann (King), Narvon, a son, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, Nov. 22. FISHER,...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • Miller hired as Ephrata football coach

    Ephrata High School has found it’s man. After a search that drew interest from 22 candidates, Kris Miller, an associate head coach at Northern Lebanon High School, stood out. And Tuesday night at the monthly Ephrata school...

    • Posted January 25, 2016
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  • Conlan Kerschner, 16, of Adamstown, stares down Kenny Barley, 15, of Millersville, as they play “Dueling Banjos” following their band Dual County’s win in the Senior Instrumental division of the PA Farm Show Talent Show
    Locals earn blue ribbons at state farm show

    Exhibitors and visitors from all corners of the Mid-Atlantic arrived to Pennsylvania’s capital city to experience the largest indoor agricultural event in the United States, the Pennsylvania Farm Show, for its centennial year. More than 10, 000...

    • Posted January 25, 2016
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  • Me and MLK Jr. at Reamstown El

    Students at Reamstown Elementary School marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day by listening to some of the slain civil rights leader’s most inspiring speeches. The students also placed their photos on a special bulletin board dedicated to...

    • Posted January 21, 2016
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